retroclination

noun
ret·​ro·​cli·​na·​tion | \ -klə-ˈnā-shən How to pronounce retroclination (audio) \

Medical Definition of retroclination

: the condition of being inclined backward retroclination of the lower incisors

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“Retroclination.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/retroclination. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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